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Head coach Dawn Staley (University of Carolina) On the USA’s gold-medal winning performance against Canada: I thought Canada played extremely well. I just thought overall, over a 40-minute period, I thought we kept fresh legs in there and made them play a little bit quicker than they wanted...

  • Date:
    Aug 10, 2014

Colorado Springs, Colorado • Box Score • Additional Quotes •  Photo Gallery • Video Highlights With a commanding 104-74 win over Canada (3-2) that saw the USA (5-0) paced by 25 points and 11 rebounds from tournament MVP A’ja Wilson (Heathwood Hall H.S./ Hopkins,...

Head coach Dawn Staley (University of South Carolina) On how the team performed tonight: I thought we put a good first half together in which we built ourselves a big lead, and then we had a letdown in the second half. I don’t know if it was their youth or just being complacent, letting their...

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Colorado Springs, Colorado • Box Score • Additional Quotes • Video Highlights • Photo Gallery Playing together in its first game of the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship, the USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team (1-0) debuted with an impressive 104-55 win over Mexico...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Head Coach Dawn Staley (University of South Carolina) Overall thoughts on the USA’s first game: We came out energized; we made a conscious effort to get the post players the ball and take advantage of our size. I think for the most part they executed the game plan....

- Led By Olympian Dawn Staley, USA Looks To Capture Seventh-Straight Women’s U18 Gold -  Colorado Springs, Colorado On a quest for a seventh-consecutive gold medal in FIBA Americas U18 Championship play, the 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team will begin its training camp...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Following six trials sessions from May 24-26 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center (USOTC) in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the 12-member 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team was announced on Monday evening. The team, which was selected by the USA Basketball...

Colorado Springs, Colorado There are only three athletes among the list of 28 of the nation’s top 18-and-unders who have experience playing international basketball. And only two of them -- Notre Dame commit Brianna Turner (Manvel H.S./Pearland, Texas) and South Carolina signee A’ja...